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Fourth victim in Westminster attack named

A 75-year-old man killed in the Westminster attack has been named by police as Leslie Rhodes. Rhodes, from Streatham in south London, was one...

UN: 300,000 civilians at risk in Damascus fighting

The United Nations said fighting around Syria's capital has cut off 300,000 people from humanitarian assistance and pauses in the conflict are needed to...

President: Pakistan ready for talks with India

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain said his country was ready to hold talks with India on all issues, including Kashmir, as he opened an annual...

Devastating floods affect thousands in Peru

Flooding in northern Peru has killed at least 79 people, while hundreds of thousands have been affected by damage to their homes and farms...

Dakar Rally returns to Peru for 2018 edition

The nation’s capital Lima will host the 2018 opener while five other stages will be contested in Peru before the race heads through Bolivia...

Ireland host Wales as World Cup qualification campaign resumes

The Republic of Ireland host Wales in a crucial 2018 World Cup qualifier at the Aviva Stadium. Ireland are currently top of D with...

Flight ban on laptops ‘sparked by IS threat’

An aircraft cabin ban on large electronic devices was prompted by intelligence suggesting a terror threat to US-bound flights. The US and UK have...

Ousted S Korean President Park Geun-hye questioned for 14 hours

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye is expected to be released by prosecutors after a 14-hour interrogation over a corruption scandal that brought her...

Blast aftermath near Somalia presidential palace

A car bomb exploded at a military checkpoint near Somalia's presidential palace in the capital, killing at least five people. Police said the bomb...

Fields and farms flooded in northern Peru

Helicopter rescue crews spent much of flying over miles of flooded fields in northern Peru searching for stranded residents. The intense rains, overflowing rivers,...